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Saving Mr. Banks – A Spoonful of Sugar With Some Medicine

Friday, December 13th, 2013
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Mary Poppins and the Banks. They’re family to me. So insists P.L Travers (Emma Thompson). Much like her famous creation, P.L. Travers is aggravating, stubborn,

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Fright Night—Bloody Good Time

Sunday, August 21st, 2011
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Let’s get it out of the way: Hollywood makes way, WAY too many remakes and reboots. There was no need for Rob Zombie to re-do

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Horrible Bosses—Getting Even Can Be Fun

Saturday, June 25th, 2011
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Okay. Admit it. At least once a month (week? day? hour?) you fantasize about killing your boss. Maybe even today after he had you rewrite

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Jeff Bridges Captures Hearts in Crazy Heart

Saturday, January 30th, 2010
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When Jeff Bridges was awarded a Golden Globe for Crazy Heart, the audience made up of Hollywood longtimers and newcomers gave him the kind of

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